Found March 31, 2014 on cover32 - Panthers:
On the surface, outside linebacker doesn’t appear to be a massive need for the Carolina Panthers. The Panthers finished second in defense last year and have a strong linebacking corps lead by Pro Bowlers Luke Kuechly and Thomas Davis. However, the other starting spot will likely be occupied by either journeyman Chase Blackburn or 2013 fourth round pick AJ Klein which could complicate things. While Davis signed an extension through 2016 this offseason, we all know that you can be cut at any time in the NFL and given the fact that he’s 31 and has missed multiple seasons to knee surgeries, his time in Carolina is still up in the air. So what outside linebackers could interest the Panthers if they choose to go that route? To find out, click here. You may also be interested in:Top outside linebackers in the draft: How much does Thomas Davis have left?National Rewind: DTs for the Carolina Panthers, Power Rankings, rule changes, moreWeekly Rewind: How Cam Newton’s future with Carolina changed

How does moving Byron Bell to left tackle affect the Panthers’ draft plans?

Last week, Carolina Panthers general manager Dave Gettleman said last year’s starting right tackle, Byron Bell will move to the left side. He also added that Bell may be the starter at left tackle, a sentiment head coach Ron Rivera echoed. In the story we ran on cover32, we pointed out why it may not be a terrible thing since Bell is naturally left-handed, a better pass protector...

Power Rankings: Who’s the biggest fool in Carolina Panthers franchise history?

Last week, we rated every team’s GOAT – the greatest of all-time. This time around, it’s a different type of goat; the kind who will live in infamy in the franchise’s annals. These are the players, coaches, administrators or other random people connected with a team who did something that will forever be remembered, but for all the wrong reasons. They brought shame on themselves...

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Furman’s Dakota Dozier has a few visits scheduled

Dakota Dozier is a very solid run blocker and he was a force for the Paladins of Furman. The big run blocker has a couple viaits lined up. Dozier will visit the Carolina Panthers, Jacksonville Jaguars and New Orleans Saints before the draft. More teams could come knocking, because he is one of the best […] The post Furman’s Dakota Dozier has a few visits scheduled appeared first...

Reich will honor Panthers LB Davis

Carolina Panthers linebacker Thomas Davis will be honored at the 13th Call to Courage Awards breakfast, hosted by former Buffalo Bills great Frank Reich, on April 5 at the Hyatt Regency Buffalo. Davis, an eight-year NFL veteran, has come back from three torn ligament injuries to his right knee. He’s the only known NFL player to have three anterior cruciate ligament surgeries and...
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